Sarah Kaines| | University of Illinois
Sarah Kaines is a technical officer in plant sciences at the Australian National University. She received her bachelor’s degree in biology from Truman State University and then went on to earn her master’s degree in plant biology from Arizona State University. Prior to joining the RIPE team, Sarah worked at the Center for the Application of Molecular Biology to International Agriculture, developing novel transgenic technology in plants. For the RIPE project, Sarah’s research focuses on the areas of plant growth, physiology, and molecular biology.